St. John Paul II Catholic Radio(JP2 Radio) is an Apostolate of the Lay Brothers of the Poor. We are a listener-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.Our underlying purpose is evangelization and catechesis. We hope that our programming will motivate and inspire listeners to seek a deeper relationship with Christ and His Church.
In March of 2015 St. John Paul II Catholic Radio (JP2 Radio) was founded by retired
federal law enforcement officer Raul Caro and Fr. Edward Horning to fill a void of Catholic media
in the farmlands and deserts of the Imperial Valley. Their mission was to evangelize and
catechize the faithful with the “Word of God” through mass media and to link rural communities
into a single Catholic community.
Raul Caro currently serves as Executive Director of JP2 Catholic Radio.
Fr. Edward Horning
Founder/Pastor Brawley Catholic
Father Edward Horning, a Catholic Priest currently serves as Pastor of Brawley and Westmorland Catholic.